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Microsoft cloud growth forecast bodes well for tech rivals, too

Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) is trading down 2.66% at 288.49 After a brief scare, Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT)reassured tech investors late on Tuesday that the enterprise internet cloud business category has plenty of room to grow. Shares of the software and services giant sank as much as 6% on Tuesday after...

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Microsoft-Activision deal gives merger speculators a new darling

Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) is trading up 0.22% at 303.33 Hedge funds that earn returns speculating on precarious acquisitions were handed a gift this week when Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT)agreed to buy “Call of Duty” maker Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) for $68.7 billion in cash. The transaction will require antitrust approval in...

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Microsoft invests $50 million in alcohol-to-jet fuel biorefinery

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is trading up 1.04% at 318.27 Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is investing $50 million in a LanzaJet facility in Georgia that will produce jet fuel from ethanol next year, LanzaJet said. The airline industry is considered one of the hardest to decarbonize. Renewable aviation fuel accounted for less than...

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UK antitrust regulator looks into Microsoft’s $16 billion Nuance deal

Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) is trading up 2.83% at 342.54 Britain’s antitrust regulator said on Monday it will look into Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT)’s $16 billion purchase of artificial intelligence and speech technology firm Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN) Inc. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), which has been stepping up its regulation...

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Microsoft Gains on $60 Billion Buyback, Higher Quarterly Dividend

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is trading up 0.94% at 299.79 Microsoft stock (NASDAQ:MSFT)traded 1.5% higher Wednesday as the company announced a $60 billion share buyback and a higher quarterly dividend. The new share repurchase program, which has no expiration date, may be terminated at any time, the $2.25 trillion company said....

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Top 5 Stock To Trade Today 28 May 2021 | Capital Street Fx

1.FORD :--Ford Motor Co said it will halt production at its car plant in India’s southern state of Tamil Nadu after workers staged a lunchtime sit-in protest on Thursday, demanding leave and health benefits, as the country battles the coronavirus. The automaker will stop work at its Chennai plant...

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